Covid +ve Krunal out of SL-IND series with 7-day isolation
The second T20I between India and Sri Lanka on Tuesday was postponed by a day after visiting all-rounder Krunal Pandya tested positive for Covid, forcing him out of the series with 7 days of isolation. For now, the three-match series is on as even if there are a couple of more cases, the Indian team has enough players with negative RT-PCR reports to field a team.
Olympics: No end to shooting disappointment; wins in hockey, boxing
There was resilience on display in hockey, a tactical mind sparkled in the boxing ring but the free fall in shooting remained perplexing and worrying as India's Olympic campaign oscillated between some celebration and a lot of dejection on Tuesday.
Total 7 inter-state border disputes in country: Centre
A day after an inter-state boundary dispute between Assam and Mizoram claimed the lives of six Assam Police personnel, the home ministry informed Lok Sabha that there were seven cases of running disputes between two states arising out of demarcation of boundaries and claims and counter-claims.
IMF slashes India's GDP growth forecast from 12.5% to 9.5% for FY22
The International Monetary Fund (IMF) slashed India's growth forecast to 9.5 per cent for the fiscal year 2021-22, a report released on Tuesday showed. Previously in April, IMF had projected India's gross domestic product (GDP) to grow at 12.5 per cent.
' Covid took my dad and my ability to carry on'
Assistant Professor Shatarupa Sen Gupta got her father admitted to a hospital on her birthday just to know 15 days later that he succumbed to COVID. Today she battles not only the grief of losing the most important man of her life but also feels guilty for sending him away to death. Here's her heart wrenching story...
Need time till January to frame rules for CAA: Govt
Indicating a longer wait for operationalisation of the Citizenship (Amendment) Act enacted more than one-and-a-half years ago, the government on Tuesday told the Lok Sabha that it had sought further time until January 9, 2022, to frame and notify the rules under the Act.
Krunal tests Covid positive, second SL-IND T20I postponed
India all-rounder Krunal Pandya on Tuesday tested positive for COVID-19 which forced the postponement of the second T20I between India and Sri Lanka. The match is now likely to take place on Wednesday if the rest test negative. The sources in the know of developments also confirmed that the two teams are in isolation till reports come in of the rest of the players.
Assam-Mizoram clash sparks blame game on Twitter
The tragic incident elicited a spate of reactions on Twitter. While many blamed central government's "weak leadership" for the clash, others said such hostilities in north-eastern part of India only benefit our rival China.